Alec Steadman joined Arts Catalyst as Curator in April 2015. He is also an Associate Curator for Cemeti Art House in Yogyakarta. He was previously Exhibition Studies Research Fellow at Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong, 2015, Artistic Director at Contemporary Image Collective (CIC), Cairo, 2013/14 and before that Curator in Residence at the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, 2013, where he co-curated The 338 Hour Cineclub. Previously he participated in De Appel Curatorial Programme, Amsterdam, 2011/12, co-curating Three Artists Walk into a Bar…, De Appel Arts Center and various locations, 2012 and Why Stay If You Can Go? Stedelijk @ De Appel Arts Center, 2012. Prior to this Alec spent five years as Head of Exhibitions for Zoo Art Fair and was a member of artist collective The Hut Project from 2005-2011.
Alec can be contacted at alec (dot) steadman (at) artscatalyst (dot) org
The Right to the (New) City: Art, Community & the Commons Alec is the co-curator and panel chair for the conference, a collaboration between MK Gallery and Open University (held in a modernist bus shelter in Milton Keynes), 2016
Connecting the Arts and Science, TEDx Cambridge University, UK, 2016
Trading Places Series, Frascati Theatre, Amsterdam, 2015
New Scientist presents... , BFI Southbank, UK, 2015
9 Evenings: Theatre and Engineering, a presentation to Goldsmiths MFA Curating, UK, 2015